There is a wide canyon between mere allegation and truth, and we are confident that any sober calculation of the facts will prove no legal wrongdoing occurred. Weinstein’s behavior, he remains deeply apologetic.” Lena Dunham warned Hillary Clinton's campaign about Weinstein.
Dunham said she told Hillary Clinton's deputy communications director, Kristina Schake, this about Weinstein: “I just want you to let you know that Harvey’s a rapist and this is going to come out at some point," adding, “I think it’s a really bad idea for him to host fundraisers and be involved because it’s an open secret in Hollywood that he has a problem with sexual assault.” Weinstein was a longtime supporter of both Bill and Hillary Clinton, and a guest at and host of parties during Hillary's campaign."Mr.
Music mogul Russell Simmons is accused of assault by Keri Claussen Khalighi, an aspiring model who was 17 when she says Simmons assaulted her and coerced her into perform oral sex while Brett Ratner was present, according to a report from The Los Angeles Times on Nov. 13, alleges that Tom Sizemore touched her genitals during a photo shoot for the film.
His agent Stephen Rice, told the industry trade paper, "Our position is 'no comment.'" Actor Anthony Rapp, claims he was 14 when Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey made advances towards him in 1986. 30, blaming drunken behavior and coming out at as gay as well.
A writer who worked for actor and political activist Richard Dreyfuss said he sexually harassed her for years and exposed himself to her in a studio lot trailer when she worked for him in the '80s.
Jessica Teich told the 'New York Magazine' that the actor made continual, overt and lewd comments and invitations after they met at a theater where she worked and Dreyfuss appeared.
Weinstein has been a significant contributor to both Republicans (Guiliani and Pataki) as well as Democrats (Clintons, Obama)," Baird told USA TODAY in a statement on Weinstein's behalf. Weinstein has never had any discussion with any politician regarding claims of personal conduct."story details how many of Weinstein's employees and powerful friends avoided taking a stand about misconduct that they knew about, and actively worked to cover it up.